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Lega Serie A calls Mediapro Italia Euroscena into play for the Coppa Italia Final

The Coppa Italia Final between Atalanta and Juventus will be held at the Mapei Stadium in Reggio Emilia on 19 May 2021. The competition, which began on 22 September 2020, will end with a broadcast spectacle filmed and produced for Lega Serie A by Euroscena, part of Mediapro Italia, featuring an innovative new camera set […]  More

Parallel Ads boosts revenue options for The FA Cup Final overseas

Dynamic advertising solution Parallel Ads will be a feature of the FA Cup Final broadcast this weekend, just as it was for the semi-finals. It’s a high-profile application which technology inventor Appario Global Solutions (AGS) hopes will be a launchpad for even wider adoption. “What we are doing with the FA will build trust of […]  More

Premier League agrees broadcast rights deal extension subject to UK Government approval

English Premier League (EPL) football clubs have unanimously agreed to a three-year renewal of the EPL’s UK live and non-live broadcast rights agreements with Sky Sports, BT Sport, Amazon Prime Video and BBC Sport. The rolled over £4.8bn TV rights deal, which will run from seasons 2022-23 to 2024-25, will include an extra £100m of […]  More

Sports TV Awards 2021 opens for entries and adds new audio category

Entries are now being accepted for SVG Europe’s Sports TV Awards which returns for 2021 complete with a brand new category. The SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2021, sponsored by Canon, will recognise and honour the outstanding companies, teams and individuals that pushed sports broadcasting and production forward within the 2020 calendar year. In addition […]  More

European Tour agrees multi-year partnership with Zoom

The European Tour has today announced a multi-year partnership with Zoom Video Communications. As the European Tour’s Official Unified Communications Partner, Zoom will provide comprehensive communications services including virtual and collaborative experiences for media, commercial partners, hospitality guests and the Tour’s global fanbase, through exclusive live-sport experiences. Zoom will deliver virtual press conferences and facilitate key […]  More

Grass Valley’s LiveTouch helps Studio Berlin ramp up replay capability

Grass Valley’s LiveTouch replay and highlights system is set to become a key element of Studio Berlin’s upgraded live production workflow. The deployment sees the German production services provider expand its existing Grass Valley ecosystem with upscaled replay and highlights capability by adding 48 UHD HDR sQ server channels and 15 new LiveTouch panels supporting major live […]  More

Sportradar acquires InteractSport to enhance its cricket offering

Sportradar has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Melbourne-based InteractSport, a sports data and technology company with partnerships across a range of leading sporting organisations with a particular depth and expertise in cricket. This acquisition is anticipated to close in the second quarter of 2021, subject to regulatory approvals. Cricket is one of the […]  More

LiveNow expands its sports line-up to include European rugby finals

On-demand streaming service LiveNow will broadcast The Heineken Cup Final and Challenge Cup Final on 21 and 22 May 2021. Twenty-four teams across France, England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales have battled it out for a place in the Heineken Cup final, with Toulouse and La Rochelle looking to be crowned European champions on 22 May. […]  More

Remote Production Unleashed 2021: Register now for 27 May online event

Registration is now open for SVG Europe’s latest online event, Remote Production Unleashed, sponsored by LiveU. The remote sports production landscape is undergoing a massive change – and not just because of the impact (and pressure) of COVID-19. IP and cloud-based services are providing a foundation to tie together venues, OB vehicles and centralised production […]  More